Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Wednesday, May 21 including the increase of smartwatch shipments in Q1, VoLTE's role in growth of carrier VoIP and IMS revenues, FCC Commissioner Pai's stance on rules for restricting carriers from deploying small cells and DAS, the majority of time spent on a mobile phone is on apps and an enterprise mobility management firm's expansion in Japan.
Security is the top concern for enterprises when it comes to mobility, according to the latest Mobility Index report prepared by enterprise mobility management firm Good Technology.
Server backup software--something of a commodity enterprise IT product--appears to be creeping in on the greener mobile device management market. For CIOs, this may mean bundled solutions are on the horizon or a crossover product, mobile device backup/data protection, could gain popularity as vendors attempt to cross sell these solutions to the enterprise, says Nikolay Yamakawa, a 451 Research analyst.
Enterprise mobile app activations grew at a healthy 54 percent sequentially in the fourth quarter, with document editing apps, custom apps and file access apps leading the way, according to the latest Mobility Index report from enterprise mobility management firm Good Technology.
Mobile enterprise application adoption is on the rise, jumping 42 percent between the second quarter and third quarter of 2013, according to Good Technology's latest Mobility Index Report.
Enterprise mobility giant Good Technology announced Oct. 7 a new platform it is calling the Shared Services Framework, hoping enhanced functionality through developer collaboration will help the mobile management company stand out in the increasingly crowded space.
Enterprise mobile is moving from a niche tool to a core business platform, observed Kevin Noonan, research director for public sector technology at Ovum.
Mobile device management, or MDM, firm Good Technology unveiled on Tuesday a comprehensive mobile security and management platform aimed at enterprises grappling with BYOD.
Apple's iOS platform accounted for three-quarters of enterprise mobile device activities in the first quarter of 2013, according to mobile device management firm Good Technology's latest Mobility Index report.
Christy Wyatt recently took over as president and chief executive officer of enterprise mobility management firm Good Technology at a time of rapid change in the enterprise mobility space. FierceMobileIT interviewed Wyatt to discuss what she plans to accomplish as head of Good and where she sees the enterprise mobility management market heading.